Maniac Corner returns in 2011

The Williams Route 66 Marathon will also offer Maniac Corner again this year.  Maniac Corner offers members of the Marathon Maniacs and the 50 States Marathon Club a special hospitality area, including food, seating, drinks, and a private gear check.  The Maniac Corner tent draws runners from across the country to the Williams Route 66 […]

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Run the Center of the Universe Detour

Runners participating in the 2011 Williams Route 66 Marathon again have a special opportunity to run to The Center of the Universe, a unique attraction for both Tulsans and tourists.  Marathon participants have the option to take a 0.3-mile detour to visit the landmark, located at approximately mile 16.5 of the marathon course. Located on […]

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Harley Hollan Companies sponsors green efforts

Harley Hollan Companies, a Tulsa-based container and haul-away service company, is the newest sponsor of the Williams Route 66 Marathon events by helping with recycling efforts during race weekend. “This sponsorship from Harley Hollan Companies provides much-needed containers for recycling a major part of our waste from marathon weekend,” said Jessica Hargis, sustainability director for […]

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Important: No race-day registration for Saturday events

Please note, online registration has closed and there is no race-day registration or packet pick-up for the 5K or fun run races being held on Saturday, Nov. 19. To pick up a packet or register for these Saturday events, participants must visit the Heath, Fitness and Sustainability Expo, presented by St. John Health System, from […]

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Still time to volunteer

Online registration for the marathon events may be closed, but online registration to volunteer is still open. We’re less than a week away from the big event and we still need a few good people to help us put on a great show for the thousands of runners and walkers who will be joining us […]

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Important participant safety information

Your safety is important to us.  We continually seek out ways to improve participant safety during our events.  In an effort to protect our athletes we are happy to inform you that the 2011 Williams Route 66 Marathon is officially registered with ICE.events. ICE.events (In Case of Emergency) is a system connecting your bib number to your identification, medical […]

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Pasta dinner tickets still available

Looking for an easy way to carb up the night before your big race? We’re here to help. The Williams Route 66 Marathon has added a second seating to the annual pasta dinner on Saturday night to help more participants feast on pasta and bread in preparation for the half marathon and marathon. The annual […]

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Volunteer check-in at Expo

Not only does the Williams Route 66 Marathon Health, Fitness and Sustainability Expo, presented by St. John Health System, offer packet pick-up for runners and walkers, but also packet pick-up and check-in for all registered volunteers. To officially check in for any volunteer job for marathon weekend, volunteers must visit the expo.  Volunteers can pick […]

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Tulsa string band to provide Center of the Universe Detour music

By Dante Schmitz Last year we introduced a fun experience for marathoners called the Center of the Universe Detour. The detour offered runners a unique opportunity to run an extra 0.3 miles to visit Tulsa’s historic Center of the Universe. The distinctive quality of the landmark is an eerie echo that is heard by someone […]

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Register at the Expo

Registration for the 2012 Williams Route 66 Marathon will open on February 1, 2012.    

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